John Brunero

Robert R. Chambers Distinguished Professor of Philosophy Profile Image
Robert R. Chambers Distinguished Professor of Philosophy Philosophy jbrunero2@unl.edu 402-472-8584 1017 Oldfather

Representative publications include:

“Cognitivism about Practical Rationality,” Oxford Studies in Metaethics, Vol. 9 (ed. Russ Shafer-Landau), Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2014, pp. 18-44. [Awarded the 2016 American Philosophical Association Article Prize for "best article published in the previous two years by a younger scholar"]

“Idealization and the Wrong Kind of Reasons,” Ethics, 126 (Oct. 2015), pp. 153-161.

“Recent Work on Internal and External Reasons,” American Philosophical Quarterly , forthcoming.

“Reasons, Evidence, and Explanations,” Oxford Handbook of Reasons and Normativity (ed. D. Star), Oxford, Oxford University Press, forthcoming.

Professor Brunero received his Ph.D. in 2006 from Columbia University. In 2013-2014, he was a Laurance S. Rockefeller Visiting Faculty Fellow in the University Center for Human Values at Princeton University. He teaches courses in moral, political, and legal philosophy. His research focuses primarily on questions in ethics and metaethics concerning reasons and rationality.

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